Topic: W.E.B. DuBois
The crackdown on 'flash mobs' by Philadelphia Mayor Michael Nutter has put him in the center of a debate about how black leaders should respond to violence within their own community.
08/15/2011 07:47 pm
Difference Maker She went to New Orleans to clean up after Hurricane Katrina – and stayed to start a charter school
After Hurricane Katrina, Channa Mae Cook cofounded Sojourner Truth, a charter school with an emphasis on community service and social justice issues, to help lift up New Orleans' embattled school system.
12/20/2010 11:27 am
Dorothy Height chronicled her lifelong fight against racism and sexism in her 2003 memoir "Open Wide the Freedom Gates."
04/20/2010 03:57 pm
Ella Mae Johnson shares the wisdom garnered in more than a century of courageous and generous living.
04/02/2010 10:32 am
On its 100th anniversary, a history of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People.
09/01/2009 01:00 am
He emphasized the continuing need to close racial and ethnic disparities while also talking about personal responsibility.
07/17/2009 01:00 am
The nation has elected a black man as president, but that hasn't erased deep-seated racism or economic inequalities.
07/11/2009 01:00 am
His race may hamper his ability to respond to needs of African-Americans, some say.
07/10/2009 01:00 am
Daniel Wolff examines the lives of 12 Americans and the educations that made them.
03/26/2009 01:00 am